Tag: Education ministry

Appoint industry experts as professors of practice at IITs, says panel

A panel set up by the education ministry has suggested that the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) be allowed to hire industry experts as ‘professors...

Schools must ensure smooth transition from home-based schooling to formal schooling: Education Ministry

The Education Ministry released guidelines on Monday for reopening schools, which included thorough cleaning and disinfection of premises, flexibility in attendance, no assessment for up...

National Education Policy 2020: Schooling reform from 2022-23, 60-point action plan drawn up

NEW DELHI: The education ministry has drawn up a near 60-point action plan for reforming the schooling system in the country in line with recommendations...

Chorus grows for postponing entrance exams amid COVID-19 pandemic

Students from across the country have demanded that CBSE compartment exams be cancelled and entrance exams such as UGC-NET, CLAT, NEET and JEE be postponed...